Southeastern United States, the West Indies, Central America and South America; an introduced weed in Hawaii and elsewhere.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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S. assurgens; S. laevis, misapplied.